The biggest news surrounding Mississippi State Monday still centered around the video that surfaced over the weekend, which allegedly shows five-star Bulldogs’ signee Jeffery Simmons striking a woman several times.
Here are two things to know:
- Four days after the altercation involving Simmons occurred, the Macon (Miss.) police department charged the prized prospect with disturbing the peace. However, the victim also filed assault charges against Simmons.
- It wasn’t all bad news for Mississippi State Monday, as the Bulldogs got a commitment from a three-star wide receiver. Mississippi State now has six commitments for the Class of 2017.
Other Mississippi State news from around the Internet
- Mississippi State has several position battles brewing this spring, and ESPN’s Sam Khan Jr., broke down the top three to watch before the Bulldogs wrap up spring drills.
- Following a series win against Georgia, the Mississippi State baseball team moved up to No. 11 in this week’s D1Baseball.com’s Top 25. The Bulldogs face in-state foe Southern Miss in a neutral site game in Pearl, Miss., Tuesday before hosting Ole Miss in a three-game series beginning Friday.